Women's Suffrage Centennial

 

2020 marks the 100-year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution extending voting rights to women. It happened in 1920, after 72 years of organizing, educating and agitating. While it was the nation’s most consequential social/political revolution, very few of us ever learn much about it. 

In light of this milestone, the Community Foundation is dedicated to building stronger relationships between the agencies actively celebrating Women's Suffrage this year. Below is a list of events throughout the year that celebrates the Centennial, either hosted by our fundholders or the Foundation.

 

Centennial Events

 

Women's Journey Through History
Saturday, March 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Wallace Theater for the Performing Arts at the McKay Building
Fitchburg State University Campus 
Hosted by Fitchburg Public Library - click for event info
 

These events are designed to help bring the important anchor organizations in our community together to discuss issues and opportunities in the region. 

 

To learn more or add a related event, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you to our sponsors

 

Ryan McGuane at Advent Planners

Janet Chambers at Reagan and Company 

Attorney Henri Sans of LeBlanc & Sans

 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Linda Mack
at 978-345-8383, Ext. 321.

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649 John Fitch Hwy
Fitchburg, MA 01420
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Phone: 978-345-8383
Fax: 978-345-1459
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